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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
District
Rhymney Valley
Town
Brithdir
County
Mid Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6741
Current location

Tucked away in a small courtyard just off the corner of Russell St and Bristol Terrace
Russell Street
Brithdir
Rhymney Valley
Mid Glamorgan
NP24 6JB
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SO 15057 02164
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Small cenotaph on a plinth and two stepped base with inscription in black lettering and a laurel wreath positioned above.
Inscription
6 o'clock face: IN/ PROUD MEMORY/ OF/ THE MEN OF/ BRITHDIR/ WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR/ KING AND COUNTRY/ 1914 - 1918/ MEWN ANGHOF M/ CHANT FOD/ 1939 - 1945 3, 9, and 12 o'clock faces: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baker, G
Bendall, J
Bendall, T
Brewer, E
Butler, W
Butts, T
Coles, I
Conolly, J
Davies, S
Davies, T
See details for all 57 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 42
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 42
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Rank, surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetically
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Rank, surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetically
Components
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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